Shady Srour is an Israelian actor, director, screenwriter and producer. He worked not only for cinema but also for theater and TV. He graduated in theatrical acting at the University of Tel Aviv and later in film direction at the Academy of Art University of San Francisco. He took part in the film 24 Hours Jerusalem, which won the German TV Award for best documentary in 2014. In 2015, he starred in Ave Maria, Oscar nominee for Best Short Film. Holy Air (2017) has been selected at the Tribeca Film Festival for the International Competition.